Do you think Katie Bouman was only credited for the black hole photo because she is a woman and her peers want to further strengthen women?

Oh, FFS.
She is credited for designing the method of combining information from different telescopes with the help of hard drives. Not because she's a woman.

Go play in traffic, pathetic troll.

I'm sorry you never had an original idea, or accomplished something difficult.
But it's your cross to bear, not his. …

"She started making this algorithm three years ago while she was a graduate student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
There, she led the project, assisted by a team from the MIT Computer and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, the Harvard-Smithsonian Astrophysical Center and the Observatory of the Brick Boot. hay MIT. "

Nobody said that it was not a collaborative effort (which would be a senseless claim given the size of the project) or that it would have everything done by herself. She proposed the initial algorithm and then led the team that developed it.